Educational Information Resources
For 55 years DECA, the association of marketing students, has been leading talented young people just like you toward real careers and lifetime skills. These days, DECA is more than keeping pace. Our Competitive Events Program amplifies what you learn in the classroom and even includes the Virtual Business Challenge - a business management simulation - and the 7 UP Challenge Web design event.
Ask Dr. Math is a question and answer service for math students and their teachers. A searchable archive is available by level and topic, as well as summaries of Frequently Asked Questions (the Dr. Math FAQ).
Encyclopedia.com, the Internet's premiere free encyclopedia, provides users with more than 57,000 frequently updated articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Seventh Edition. Each article is enhanced with links to newspaper and magazine articles as well as pictures and maps - all provided by eLibrary.
Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) education association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The Association has four divisions: · FBLA for high school students · FBLA Middle Level for junior high, middle and intermediate school students · PBL for postsecondary students · And the Professional Alumni Division for business people, educators and parents, who support the goals of the Association. The FBLA-PBL Mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.
HOME WORK SPOT
HomeworkSpot.com is a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.
LEARN & SERVE
Learn and Serve supports service-learning programs in schools and community organizations that help nearly one million students from kindergarten through college meet community needs, while improving their academic skills and learning the habits of good citizenship. Learn and Serve grants are used to create new programs or replicate existing programs, as well as to provide training and development to staff, faculty, and volunteers.
LONG ISLAND HISTORY
SCOPE is a not-for-profit education corporation permanently chartered by the New York State Board of Regents to provide service to school districts. Founded in 1964 by school superintendents, it is a cooperative venture for sharing resources to deal with common concerns. It is governed by a Board of Directors of school superintendents and college representatives and serves as a regional School Study Council and School Board Institute.
NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
The State Education Department is responsible for general supervision of all educational institutions in the State, for operating certain educational and cultural institutions, and for certifying teachers and certifying or licensing practitioners of thirty-eight professions. The department's supervisory activities include chartering all educational institutions in the State, including schools, libraries, and historical societies; developing and approving school curricula; accrediting college and university programs; allocating State and federal financial aid to schools; and providing and coordinating vocational rehabilitation services.
NEW YORK STATE SCHOOLS
School Districts in New York for The Past School Year
STUDENT LEADER MAGAZINE
Student Leader is the nation’s premier magazine for campus leaders at colleges and universities across the country. Founded in 1992, the magazine now serves hundreds of thousands of students and student affairs professionals.
A continuously expanding Internet community of school web sites, links and education related information!
THE GUIDANCE CHANNEL
The Guidance Channel™ is an educational publishing and media company whose mission is to provide children, students, parents, adults and professionals with timely and effective tools that help them or their clients make critical life choices.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
This award-winning site is designed to help pursue the President's initiatives, including No Child Left Behind, and advance our mission as a Department—to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence for all Americans. It also supports the work of ED offices, led by senior ED officials.